How to make an easel drawer card

Make an easel card and gift box, all in one go, with this simple drawer card step-by-step guide from Debbie Simpson! This great design is perfect for delivering jewellery and small gifts in style – perfect for birthdays, Mother’s Day and more! You could even hide some chocolate treats inside the drawer for Easter or Christmas!… Continue reading

Free floral digital papers from Papercraft Inspirations 175

Flowers are great for all sorts of occasions, from spring greetings, birthdays, thank yous and hellos to Mother’s Day cards, Valentine’s cards and more. Download our free floral digital papers for your papercraft projects today! Designed by Jenny Ellory for Papercraft Inspirations 175, these gorgeous flower-bud digital papers and toppers create a breath of fresh air,… Continue reading

Best bird card ideas using our free downloads

We’ve got loads of bird card ideas and free downloads for you to try. These designs are perfect for birthdays, anniversaries, Valentine’s Day and more! From swans and owls to tropical flamingos, make on-trend cards featuring our fabulous feathered friends. Download our free printables and handy card-making templates, to get a head start on these papercraft projects. Get creative and… Continue reading

Free afternoon tea papers from Papercraft Inspirations 168

Delicate china teacups perched daintily on little saucers, vintage-style teapots and a touch of florals here and there, these free afternoon tea papers by Jenny Ellory embody the elegance and decadence of this delightful pastime! The wonderful feminine designs from Papercraft Inspirations 168 are perfect for ladies who lunch, or those who enjoy the simple… Continue reading

Best flower card ideas for crafters

Papercraft Inspirations issue 153 floral jars

We’ve got a whole bunch of flower card ideas suitable for lots of different occasions. Flowers never go out of fashion and are always appreciated by recipients. There are so many ways to add flowers to cards, from die-cut petals to 3D origami blooms, ready-made paper roses or paper-pieced designs – the choice is yours!… Continue reading

Mother’s Day ideas for homemade cards and gifts

What could be nicer than a homemade card to show your mum how much she means to you? Whether or not you’re new to card making, we’ve got lots of Mother’s Day ideas for cards and gifts that you can make. From gorgeous flower cards, cute animal cards, and impressive box cards, to some fantastic colourful papers, make your… Continue reading

Free manor house Mother’s Day printables from Papercraft Inspirations 162

Mother's Day free printables downloads

Make these sophisticated cards, using our free Mother’s Day printables, complete with cute cats and dogs as well as a colourful peacock or two, all set amid the peaceful gardens and grounds of grand manor houses. Perfect for feminine Mother’s Day cards, to make your mum feel extra-special! Love these designs? Take a look at more… Continue reading

Papercraft Inspirations 162 on sale 26th January in the UK

Papercraft Inspirations 162 is filled with fabulous Mother’s Day makes and gorgeous spring colours! Show mum how special she is with an elegant jewellery gift card, inject a burst of colour to your projects with our vibrant Russian doll free papers, or use this issue’s free printables to delight a mum who is To the Manor Born! Reflect the season’s… Continue reading

Free printable Russian doll papers from Papercraft Inspirations 162

These beautifully contemporary cards are so easy to make with the vibrant Russian doll papers Jenny Ellory has designed. They’re bright and colourful and are the perfect way to celebrate any happy occasion – birthdays, Mother’s Day, new homes, even new babies and christenings! With spring on its way, they’ll inspire you to get crafting… Continue reading

Papercraft Inspirations 160 on sale 1st December in the UK

Inside Papercraft Inspirations 160, there are brilliantly novel clock cards to count down to men’s celebrations. Plus try wonderful watercolour pansy cards that will improve your inking skills no end. Find pretty papercrafted succulents that you can pop in a decorative bowl to make the perfect gift. Discover easy gem cards for quick birthday greetings, too. Discover the lowdown… Continue reading

Free Mother’s Day floral printables from issue 149

Mother's Day floral card

These free Mother’s Day floral printables look good enough to pop into a vase and make stunning cards for mums. These floral printables painted by Esther Curtis are all you need to create beautiful cards and you can use them at any size you choose. The lovely spring colours and sweet watercolour style make these… Continue reading

Mother’s Day free printable papers from Papercraft Inspirations 149

Mother's Day cards

These Mother’s Day printable papers are perfect for pampering lovely mums. Why not pull out all the stops to make really beautiful cards for the wonderful ladies in our lives. Love these designs? Take a look at more of our fantastic card ideas and free downloads, ideal for Mother’s Day – they’re the perfect accompaniment to… Continue reading

Free Mother’s Day papers from Papercraft Inspirations 123

We all like to spoil mum when we can, and what better time to do so than on Mother’s Day? To give you a head start, issue 123 of Papercraft Inspirations includes Jenny Ellory’s beautiful Mother’s Day patterned papers, available to download here for free, too! A card made with these pretty papers is going… Continue reading

Send a special gift for Mother’s Day

You can buy your mum flowers and treat her to chocolates but we’ve got an extra-special gift idea for mums. Buy your mum a magazine subscription and she’ll have something special to look forward to every month! With fantastic features packed with papercraft ideas, top tips and inspiration, there’s plenty to keep keen crafters busy in… Continue reading

How to make a 3D flower card

This pretty flower card is perfect for birthdays. Scroll down for your step-by-step guide and free templates! Take a look at more fantastic flower card ideas, too! Click here to download your flower card template as a PDF You will need: Assorted patterned papers Turquoise, green & purple card Acetate Seed beads 1in circle punch… Continue reading